The Richard Blackwood Show

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The Richard Blackwood Show
Genre Comedy
Talk show
Presented by Richard Blackwood
Country of origin United Kingdom
No. of episodes 23
Production
Running time 30 minutes
Release
Original network Channel 4
Original release 22 September 1999 – March 2001[1]

The Richard Blackwood Show was a UK television series starring comedian Richard Blackwood.[2] The show was broadcast from 1999 to 2001 on Channel 4. It included features such as interviews, pranks and stand-up comedy routines.[3] There were noticeable changes as the series progressed. The show was cancelled after one series.

Production[edit]

Unlike many other talk shows, The Richard Blackwood Show did not air in series/seasons and was instead aired all year long without any seasonal breaks, and twenty-three episodes of the show were aired.[4]

Casting[edit]

The show was presented by comedian, rapper and actor Richard Blackwood.[4]

Guests[edit]

The guests on the initial 5 episodes were TQ, Melanie B (or Mel G as she was known at the time of the recording), LFO, LL Cool J, Will Smith and Don King.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BBC - Comedy Guide - The Richard Blackwood Show". Web.archive.org. Archived from the original on 19 August 2004. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  2. ^ Brian Logan (13 April 2010). "Meet black comedy's trailblazers | Stage". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2013-07-24. 
  3. ^ a b Burhan Wazir (2000-07-30). "Seriously, it's Richard Blackwood | From the Observer | The Observer". London: Guardian. Retrieved 2013-07-24. 
  4. ^ a b The Richard Blackwood Show

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